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Kaipatiki Project courses & workshops October – December 2013

Kaipatiki Project has become the largest urban restoration project being carried out by a single group in New Zealand, caring for and protecting over 70 hectares of beautiful native bush in Glenfield on Auckland’s North Shore.

They also run a bunch of different courses and workshops…

• Flax-Weaving with Judy Te Hiwi – Introductory & Advanced levels
• Bread-Making with Margherita Cavani
• Kitchen Table Herbal Medicines with Anissa Ljanta
• Nursery Bites native plant propagation workshops
• Hands On Ecology workshops – native seed-sowing in the bush
• Gardening Bites – productive edible gardening course with Dee Pigneguy
• Hot Composting workshops – learn to make a hot compost heap
• Bush Walk & Talk educational bush-walks with Margi Keys

More details at www.kaipatiki.org.nz/courses

Kaipatiki Bush Project Workshops June 2012

June courses & workshops

Create Your Own Eden free composting workshops:

  • Fri 1 Wellsford 9.30am-12.30pm 
  • Wed 6 Hobsonville 6-9pm
  • Sat 9 Whangaparaoa 1-4pm
  • Thu 14 Birkdale 6-9pm
  • Sat 16 Manurewa 9am-12pm
  • Sat 16 Clevedon 1-4pm
  • Tue 19 Parnell 6-9pm
  • Sat 23 Takapuna 10am-1pm


Weekend Nursery Bites
Learn to propagate revegetation, pioneering & scrubland plants – plus a study trip.
Sat 16 June 9am-noon at Kaipatiki Project Centre Cost $20

Hot Composting
How to make a hot compost heap for nutrient-rich, pathogen-free compost.
Sat 30 June 9.30am-12.30pm at Kaipatiki Project Centre Cost $20